The Community Recreation Department hosts a variety of events throughout the calendar year that are designed to be family friendly and engaging for our community.

If you  or your group wishes to host a community event, a fundraiser,  a 5k Running Race, a Parade, a block party, or other special event that closes streets, utilizes park facilities, sidewalks etc, please complete a Special Event Application Form. Civic and community groups, as well as individuals  must utilize the Special Event Application form (PDF). The form needs to be submitted to the Community Recreation Office at least 8 weeks in advance of your event.

Annual Christmas Parade

20th Annual Christmas Parade
Friday, December 1,  2023 7pm

Usher in the holidays with this  traditional line-up of bands, parade floats, antique/classic cars and twirlers followed by Santa!
2023 Theme: Christmas Characters
Parade Route: Poquoson Ave. @ Wythe Creek Rd., to Victory Blvd.
Info. - Event’s Office at 868-3588 or
Parade Applications Available at Community Recreation 830 Poquoson Avenue.

Parade Application

Poquoson Seafood Festival 2024 

Dates: October 18, 19, &  20

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Poquoson Seafood Festival